Published: Sun 17th Jul 2016 09:52 AM
Research on Satakarni’s Costumes
Natasimham Nandamuri Balakrishna’s ‘Gauthamiputra Satakarni’ is one of the prestigious projects of Tollywood right now. The makers have left no stone unturned to incorporate top technicians for the movie. And now, Neetu Lulla has been roped in to design costumes of the film.
Earlier Neetu Lulla worked for the period films such as ‘Jodha Akbar’, ‘Devadas’ etc. She was the recipient of national awards thrice. In the meanwhile, Neetu is doing vast research on the history of Satakarni and the places like Amaravati. She is studying the culture, traditions and heritage of Satavahana dynasty to design a variety of costumes and jewelleries.
Veteran Bollywood’s heroine Hema Malini will be seen as Balakrishna’s mother in the film. Devi Sri Prasad is composing the music of the film. Krish is directing as well producing the movie on First Frame Entertainment. The movie will be releasing for Sankranthi, 2017.